The table below looks at the statistics for the Security Manager role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Security Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Security Manager
Rank 167 - 146
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Security Manager 11 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.32% - 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% - 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Average salary £49,000 - £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.34%
Security Manager
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3346 3573 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.87% 97.17% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2649 2830 1878
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Security Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager in the job title across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Security Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Security Manager
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Leeds region.

Security Manager Salary Trend in Leeds

Security Manager
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Security Manager across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Security Manager Salary Histogram in Leeds

Security Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Security Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Manager in their job title.

1 22 (88.00%) Information Security
2 14 (56.00%) CISSP
3 13 (52.00%) CISM
4 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (36.00%) Data Protection
5 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 8 (32.00%) Security Testing
6 7 (28.00%) Security Management
6 7 (28.00%) Firewall
7 6 (24.00%) ITIL
7 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.00%) Network Security
8 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
9 4 (16.00%) Information Security Management
9 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) Service Management
9 4 (16.00%) CISA
9 4 (16.00%) UNIX
9 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
10 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
10 3 (12.00%) Retail
10 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (12.00%) ISMS
10 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
10 3 (12.00%) Security Architecture
10 3 (12.00%) Windows
10 3 (12.00%) IIS
10 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (12.00%) NHS

Security Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region that cited Security Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Security Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) Firewall
2 5 (20.00%) Network Security
3 3 (12.00%) VPN
3 3 (12.00%) IPsec
4 1 (4.00%) Wireless
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (12.00%) NHS
4 1 (4.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.00%) PKI
4 1 (4.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) UNIX
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (88.00%) Information Security
2 9 (36.00%) Risk Management
2 9 (36.00%) Data Protection
3 8 (32.00%) Security Testing
4 7 (28.00%) Security Management
5 6 (24.00%) ITIL
5 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (16.00%) Service Management
6 4 (16.00%) Information Security Management
6 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (12.00%) ISMS
7 3 (12.00%) Security Architecture
7 3 (12.00%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (12.00%) BCP
7 3 (12.00%) ITSM
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (8.00%) People Management
8 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security
8 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (4.00%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) CISSP
2 13 (52.00%) CISM
3 4 (16.00%) CISA
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (12.00%) CCNP
5 2 (8.00%) MCSE
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.00%) CCVP
6 1 (4.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (12.00%) COBIT
2 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Citrix
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) SAP